While I am drawn to things that are falling apart or are otherwise not symmetrical, sometimes a formal arrangement does catch my attention. That’s what happened here, with the steps and the brick and the pattern on the doors and the shadows, all lining themselves up perfectly.
Big Spring Municipal Auditorium
Big Spring, Texas
A couple of weeks after I made this shot, my friend with parking-garage access helped me get this photo. The tower is gone by now, but I suppose that heavy-construction equipment still prowls the site, getting things all level for whatever happens next…
I was traveling with a couple of people from work who aren’t used to my weird photography ways, so I tried to contain my image-making to times when I was alone in the hotel room. They will never know how much they appreciate my sacrifice….
Hyatt Regency Chicago